Tag Archives: Relationships

High on High School

We take education for granted in my circles. We expect our children to finish high school and (hopefully) get some higher education – enough to help them in their future lives and careers. It’s the norm. This last week, though,  I celebrated … Continue reading

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…where they know my name.

I don’t need to keep track of how many  enramadas there are on the beach.  Each time I have tried, it seems that they become a jumble.  Or one is added further along the laguna.  Or I discover another one … Continue reading

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What a Coward!

It’s pretty hard to make it out of my house and into the bathroom without catching the attention of my landlords.  But I made it. I don’t know what to say to them this morning. We had a controlled burn … Continue reading

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Did I say I was invisible?

I’m at an invisible age.  But being a gringa alone in a Mexican village brings a certain amount of notice.  I’ve been pretty successful at making alliances with women and children, but every once in awhile the “hombre” thing gets … Continue reading

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The Great Tortuga Chase

Here is the saga of Las Tortugas. On Saturday after having accepted the invitation from Raul’s family to visit a nearby beach see and the crocodilos, I learned that there is a man up the beach a way who raises … Continue reading

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